The vigil before John Paul II’s beatification was an intoxicating experience for one new convert. I wish I could have gone
Its gossip stories invaded people’s privacy and were never justified by the public interest
Or does his financial support of the Church make him a worthy Knight of St Gregory?
‘The world owes God to the Jews,’ wrote Chesterton; if anything he was pro-Jewish rather than – as the calumny alleges – anti-Semitic
He was one of the few convinced anti-racists of his time: the allegation just doesn’t add up
The problem, says the Pope, is denying the transcendent dimension of man: but some people are still going on about ‘structures of injustice’